Ancient Greece Athens Sparta Corinth 1837 le Grand large detailed map hand colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Carte de la Grece Ancienne de la Mer Egee et des Cotes Occidentales de l'Asie Mineure.
(Europe, Balkans, Greece, Ancient Greece, Sparta, Athens, Corinth).
Issued 1837, Paris by Andriveau- Goujon based on cartography of Alexandre le Grand.
Lovely and uncommon early 19th century folio sheet antique map. Engraved with original hand color, piano key border.
Longitude given from Paris. Small color key indicating political divisions as they then existed.
Minor light offsetting, small old staining above Crete which blends in visually, but overall clean and attractive.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 19" x 24 1/2"
Engraved area measures c. 14" x 20"
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 1.